The 17-year old from Finland will join his brother among the ranks of one of Penn State’s best young athletics programs next year.
Author Mitch Stewart
Three season-ending injuries have the linebacker projected to go undrafted this weekend, but that doesn’t mean he won’t make an impact as a free-agent signee.
The Wyoming Valley West star has decided to leave the Nittany Lions highly-touted 2018 recruiting class to re-open his recruitment.
Several players, such as quarterback Trace McSorley, began their 2016 campaigns in the spotlight starting in this game for the Nittany Lions. Others, like Mark Allen and Colin Castagna, haven’t had the chance or weren’t particularly needed during the Big Ten title run, despite showing well at Blue-White.
Student tickets for the May 10 game between Penn State and West Virginia at PNC Park can be purchased for $2 on the Pittsburgh Pirates’ website.
With playoff expectations looming following the Nittany Lions’ successful 2016 season, we took a look into the numbers to find some good, and bad, statistical rankings to keep in mind heading into the upcoming year.
With Penn State pulling off an unbelievable 10-3 beatdown of Union, we decided to look back at some other Penn State sports programs to find its most memorable blowout victories.
The 1999-2000 women’s college basketball season was the most decorated campaign in Lady Lions’ program history, making a dream run to the Final Four behind heroics from Big Ten Player of the Year Helen Darling.
The second-string right tackle has decided to retire from football altogether following an injury-riddled collegiate career.
PERMIAS Penn State is putting on its annual gala event: Indonesian Culture Night 2017.
Two of the coldest Power-Five teams in the country collide in the 12-seed vs.13-seed game on Wednesday at the Verizon Center.
The Nittany Lions wrapped up their regular season on the road Sunday with a 90-79 defeat at the hands of the Hawkeyes, setting up a first round Big Ten Tournament matchup on Wednesday with either Indiana, Nebraska, or Ohio State, depending on tonight’s other Big Ten results.
As Chris Godwin and Garrett Sickels prepare for this year’s NFL Combine, we went back through the archives to search for the all-time best combine performances by former Nittany Lions in the pre-draft prospect showcase.
In their final home game of the 2016-17 campaign, the Nittany Lions suffered a gut-wrenching 71-70 loss to Ohio State on the Buckeyes’ final possession.
The Lady Lions trailed by as much as eight points in the second half, but a Kaliyah Mitchell free throw gave Penn State the come-from-behind victory over No. 25 Michigan.
Between stops with the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cleveland Rams, Hugo Bezdek spent 18 years shaping Penn State Athletics into the powerhouse it remains to this day.
“This isn’t civil rights, this is human rights,” Perez said. “And we should start focusing on taking this up on a global movement.”
Since 1995, Penn State basketball’s chapter of Coaches vs. Cancer has evolved into one of the most successful chapters in the country.
Take a closer look at the committee responsible for setting up and tearing down the equipment for THON, helping to keep the BJC clean, and striving to keep THON looking as great as it makes all of those involved feel: the OPPerations Committee.
Despite owning a 2-0 lead heading into the third period, the Nittany Lions were swept by Minnesota for the second time this season.
Their behind the scenes work adds on additional fundraising to the overall amount for THON by selling merchandise online, inside the HUB, and at the BJC this weekend. You can find members of the Merchandise Committee scattered around the main event floor in light pink shirts.
“That’s why you go to college, to join something way bigger than yourself. It’s everything to me, and I believe that this is one of those things that shows the essence of what this university is.”
Take a closer look at the THON History Museum located near Gate D in the Bryce Jordan Center that has all the THON trivia knowledge that a Penn Stater could ever want.
Penn State struggled to get it going early on the court in Lincoln on Tuesday night and weren’t able to recover as it was handled easily by Nebraska 82-66. This was the Nittany Lions’ sixth conference road loss out of the eight that they’ve played on the 2016-17 slate.
Coaches joined many students in shaving their heads to support chemotherapy patients as part of THON’s “No Hair Don’t Care” fundraiser.
Penn State hockey completed the weekend sweep in Madison with a 5-2 victory, regaining some much-needed momentum with Minnesota coming to town next weekend.
The seven-footer’s large frame and offensive efficiency may help take Penn State’s team to the next level in the 2017-18 campaign.